Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor

Due to our continuing success and growth, we are now looking for a talented Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor to join and manage our Cost Management team, where you will be working in a multi-disciplinary consultancy office based in London

We can offer a variety of exciting projects in higher education, healthcare, local authority, commercial, retail, schools and public services sectors

Main Duties

  • Running projecting and plans and manages own work and oversees the work of assigned junior staff. 
  • Manage projects from inception to completions
  • Production of feasibility studies and estimates from minimal design information, through to detailed cost plans.  Evaluate costs and advise on alternative proposals
  • Provide advice on procurement and contract arrangements
  • Manage procurement process
  • Advise architects and engineers on the cost implications of different construction methods, alternative choices of materials and size and quality of the project to ensure that each element is reconciled with the cost plan allowance and the overall project remains within budget
  • Manage the costs of projects during the construction stage and negotiate final accounts
  • Lead from the front as regards to client facing meetings, dealing with multi-disciplined teams and project delivery

About You:

  • Degree qualification (RICS accredited or equivalent)
  • MRICS Chartered or planning on sitting your APC in 2020
  • Commercially focused and ideally with experience of the consultancy/outsourcing/construction sector
  • Excellent understanding of cost planning, value engineering and procurement
  • Comfortable with running meetings and presenting

If you have any questions about this role or would like to submit your CV for consideration, then please contact Laura Noel